Gal*loon" (?), n. [From F. or Sp. galon. See Gala. ]

1.

A narrow tapelike fabric used for binding hats, shoes, etc., -- sometimes made ornamental.

2.

A similar bordering or binding of rich material, such as gold lace.

Silver and gold galloons, with the like glittering gewgaws. Addison.

 

© Webster 1913.

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